Frederick J. Henry

Sep 02, 2014
Frederick J. Henry

Thomaston — Frederick J. (Ted) Henry, 84, died Aug. 24, 2014, after a period of declining health.

He was born April 22, 1930, in Thomaston, to Mary Linekin and Arthur J Henry. He attended Thomaston schools and graduated from Thomaston High School in 1948.

He lived at the family homestead on Beechwood Street all of his life. He worked for Thomaston as cemetery sexton, public works director and for the pollution control department from 1952 until his retirement in 1994.

At one time, along with Dana Sawyer, he operated the bowling alley at the Masonic Temple in the late '50s early '60s. He enjoyed spending time at “the island” in St. George. He also enjoyed following the Red Sox. He enjoyed the company of the cats he adopted from the shelter, Ike, and most recently Luke.

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his sisters; Janet Henry, Blanche Henry, June Clancy, Elizabeth Stevens and Iva Bennett, two nieces; Diane Henry-Elwell and Carla Henry. He is survived by his two brothers; Walter Henry and his wife Betty, of Warren, and Arthur D. Henry, of Thomaston, nephews, John Stevens of Thorne Bay Alaska, Arthur E. Henry, of Warren, Dwight Henry of Thomaston and nieces; Patricia Monroe of Warren, Beth Edwards of Sanger, California, Susan Henry of Thomaston, and Allison Libby of Cushing. He also leaves behind several great nieces and nephews.

Per Ted’s request, there will be no services. Memorial donations may be made to: Pope Memorial Humane Society of Knox County P.O. Box 1294 Rockland, Maine 04841.

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